Design is an essential part of any infographic. To some degree, design is the first step that every company must take to forge to start the business online. Today we will discuss a very simple to use design tool with which you can get beautiful and elegant designs. The tool name is DesignCap.
What is DesignCap?
DesignCap is a free web design tool with which you can create and publish a variety of beautiful and elegant designs without using tools such as Photoshop or Illustrator. Getting beautiful designs you can solve a lot of everyday problems that a designer goes through.
Is it a must to create an account in DesignCap?
Unlike other design tools in the marketing which you must first create an account to access the application, you can choose to register an account or not to start your own design in DesignCap. It’s not a must. However, if you want to save your photos and project online to the cloud, you’d better register an account. DesignCap allows you to register an account with your email address or simply and directly login with your Google account or Facebook account.
What types of designs can DesignCap create?
Once we have entered the homepage of DesignCap, we will find a button “Get Started Now” to start our little adventure as designers. Next, all the design options and templates that we can use in DesignCap will appear:
Some popular design templates
In this section, we will see the templates that people use most to create their designs. They are poster, invitation, card, Facebook cover, YouTube channel art, Facebook post and Instagram post.
In this section, we will see some template categories for preparing marketing materials. Here you can see categories such as infographic, poster, flyer, logo, business card, brochure, Facebook Ad, leaderboard, and menu. If you have a blog or website, you can choose to make an infographic image to attract more readers.
If you want to publicize your business on the Internet and get more traffic, you can be billed Facebook ads and create the content of the ads using the templates in the Facebook Ad category. With those templates, you can create striking and creative ad designs to boost traffic to your online store, blog or website.
Social media and event
In this option, we can create headers and posts to publish them on different social media such as YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram or for email profile. You can also make an invitation and all kinds of card for different occasions like Halloween, Christmas, New Year, birthday party, graduation, etc.
Under each category, you will find many templates which could be easily customized to suit your needs. If you have a fan page on Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, you can create elegant, creative and fun designs for your page with the help of those templates. In DesignCap, you could not miss the possibility of creating designs for events, ceremonies and special occasions such as weddings, anniversary, or birthdays, etc.
How does it work?
After clicking “Get Started Now” Button at its home page, we will be directed to the template page. Here we can choose a specific category that fit our needs and then let’s move on to pick an idea template. Once we choose the template that we want to create we will be welcomed by its straightforward interface with many handy editing tool like this:
As you can see at the left, there are several options to personalize your designs, such as element, photo (online search or upload your own), text, modules, and background. Under the element tab, you can find different shapes like lines, circles, stars, dots, and other shapes. In addition, you can search icons from its millions of online stock. Every step is effortless with a few mouse click.
Let’s take modules as an example. Browse each category and find a theme for your design. Here I pick one image & text. This is very useful and visual for website content making or blog banner or author introduction display. Choose one preset module and change its default image and text, colour, size, font, position, etc. to your own. That would be pretty quick to make your own design like a pro.
Everything is as easy as mouse click thing. Just adjust what you want to meet your needs. To make your design more wonderful, don’t forget to add photo effect yo your photo in the design. Once you are satisfied with the design, save it to your account online or share in onto your social media directly. In fact, you can share it anywhere you want with the share link option in DesignCap.
Here is a video that will show you the whole process of how to use DesignCap to make a design:
Why use DesignCap?
One of the advantages of this application is that it offers different types of templates available to everyone, saving much time.
Simple to use. No design knowledge is needed to create beautiful and elegant graphic designs with the intuitive interface.
Besides the large number of built-in templates, there is a large library of stock photos, elements, preset text styles, modules & backgrounds.
Another great advantage we can find in DesignCap is that all the templates are fully customizable. And the application shows us the exact dimension in case we have the needs to make a Facebook cover, Twitter header and we don’t need to search this before making one for our page.
It’s web-based. There is no need to download anything.
It gives us the options to save our design to desktop and cloud or share to social media or anywhere we want.
If you are one of the person who needs a tool to create a quick graphic design like a pro, but you are not aware of big brand tools like Photoshop or Illustrator, you can check out DesignCap for a quick solution.